When you see the statues fall, you know the revolution has begun. And like so many revolutions, another sign that we are in the middle of one, is the silencing of critics.
A radio presenter in the Isle of Mann carelessly suggested “all lives mattered.” In any week from the day when electricity was discovered until poor George Floyd was pitilessly murdered, no one would have disagreed. But such is the speed of this present revolution, that Stu Peters was off the air, suspended within hours for asking if white privilege was as universal as his caller thought it was. Continue reading “All lives matter & all truth matters, in resisting reverse racism.”
It was once part of my job to sit through half a dozen summer and winter graduations each year. They can be long. And if it is not a member of your own family, less than riveting. Continue reading “‘Taking care v taking risks’ -When care kills and risks free.”